Think tank

Nuffield Council on Bioethics

London, United Kingdom

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics is an independent body that examines and reports on ethical issues in biology and medicine. It was established by the Trustees of the Nuffield Foundation in 1991, and since 1994 it has been funded jointly by the Foundation, the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council.

Contact details

Website:
http://nuffieldbioethics.org/

Address:
28 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3JS, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK, Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 30
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Hugh Whittall
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Hugh Whittall
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Hugh Whittall
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 13
United Kingdom average
 52
Global average
 120
2016
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 11
% Female staff
2019
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
85% 
United Kingdom average
45% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
23% 
United Kingdom average
32% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 5
United Kingdom average
 50
Global average
 6,666
Financials
2015
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 $1,316,688
United Kingdom average
 $9,804,227
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 1,800
United Kingdom average
 14,307
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 1,343
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 8,921
United Kingdom average
 24,104
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 6,783
Followers (2016)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 6,131
Subscribers (2019)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 185
United Kingdom average
 12,496
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
 529
United Kingdom average
 5,498
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 11/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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